Everything to Know about Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie


The rumour of next Android operating system version is on high as it will be arriving in 2013. So in the near future, expecting at Google I/O event, Google will come out with the latest version of Android. So what would be the Android 5.0 version named? When it will be launched? All the details about the Android 5.0 launch date, features included, improvements & first device, what devices would be update to Android 5.0 goes here.Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie

Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie

The launch date of Android 5.0 KLP is expected to be 2013’s Google I/O as it’s the straight pick as the official Google products and announcements event. And the first device to come up with Android 5.0 is still not yet known. Maybe it will be the next Nexus device? Will it be Motorola X Phone? Or will it be Sony LT30i as spotted on benchmark results. Unofficially Android 5.0 would be named as Key Lime Pie although there were different named suggested. Here are the new features of Android 5.0 KLP –

Features Included

Looking back at previous version improvement and features, the entire version launched until now includes some or the other important features. Most of the features were launched on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich version. But here we have listed few features which you can expect in Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie –

  • Guest Mode: Security of mobile phone owner is very important and this is why Google is planning to come up with Guest Mode with Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie. The Guest Mode will provides access some functions to users on the phone like browser in Guest Mode and it’s expected that the phone owner can set whatever they want to show up in the Guest Mode.
  • Widgets & Lockscreen: The amazing lock screen for the Android 4.0 is a beautiful feature and it’s expected that familiar features will be spotted on Android 5.0 with more improvements. With upcoming Lock Screen you can access a lot of apps directly like camera, video recording, front camera.
  • Shutter Speech Control: Until now not possible in Android phones and may or maynot be a part of Android 5.0 KLP because all vendors use different sensors and Android is not just limited to one vendor.

What Devices Will be Updated

While there are strong rumours that Motorola X Phone would be the first phone to come out with Android 5.0, nothing has been officially confirmed.

As of now its hard to comment what devices will be updated to Android 5.0 but its clear that the Samsung Galaxy S4, Sony XPeria ZHTC One all will be update to Android 5.0 by the year end.

Samsung Android 5.0 Update

Although Samsung hasn’t officially announced anything of Android 5.0 schedule, sources says that Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Note 8.0 and Galaxy Note 10.1 will be updated to Android 5.0 in near future.Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 Update


Keep watching for details in coming days!


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